Leadership Team

Troy Robinson
President & CEO
Experience: Co-founder and entrepreneur with over 40-years experience in manufacturing and product design of custom sports padding solutions. Troy holds multiple patents for innovative design and is a sports industry recognized expert in specifying the density structure of cushioning required for superior impact protection. He is an advisor of the ASTM Committee.

Sports: Golf, fly fishing, and travel

Personal: Troy resides in Southern California with his wife Michelle.
Michelle Robinson
Executive Vice-President
email: michelle@svpadding.com
Office Phone: 877-599-6855
Experience: As co-founder and Executive Vice-President, Michelle is responsible for business development and oversight management of sports venues across the U.S. with a focus on “innovative” partnership programs for major accounts and vertical markets. Her sales career began in the1970’s with GSC Athletics & Sports, where she developed on-site fitness facilities for the lodging industry.

Leisure Photography, travel, golf, & fly fishing

Personal: Resides in Southern California with husband Troy.
  • LinkedIn | Michelle Robinson | SportsVenuePadding.com
Ken Robinson
email: ken@svpadding.com
Office Phone: 877-599-6855, x 22
Experience: VP of senior projects, operations and business development with over 20-years of experience in contract, project management, and installation of safety padding applications and construction technologies for the MLB, NFL, NBA, Universities, Fitness Franchises, Cross Fit Ski Industry, and the Stunt Industry.  

Education: B.S. College of Business and Economics, CA State Univ. Fullerton

Licenses: Active State Contractors’ License Class B#997858   

Leisure: Golf, snow skiing, and travel

  • LinkedIn | Ken Robinson | SportsVenuePadding.com
Jesse Grande
Vice-President of Engineering
email: jesse@svpadding.com
Office Phone: 877-599-6855, x17
Brian Robinson
Director of Construction
email: brian@svpadding.com
Teresa Torre
Director of Sales
email: teresa@svpadding.com
Office Phone: 877-599-6855

Experience: 20-years of experience in design and engineering solutions. With diverse technical skills, Jesse leads a talented engineering team from conceptual design to installation. 

Education: B.S. Mechanical Engineering - Design, Materials and Product Architecture, Univ. of Advancing Technology, Tempe, AZ.    

Technical: AutoCAD project Engineering, Applied Field Laser Technology


Favorite Team: Los Angeles Dodgers

Sports: Co-Ed Softball League & Bowling           

  • LinkedIn | Jesse Grande | SportsVenuePadding.com
Experience: Over 17-years of installation and construction management for sports facilities across the U.S and in 5 South Korean locations. Directs an in-house, nationwide team of highly skilled professionals that meets or exceeds the client’s project installation schedule with unsurpassed quality and aesthetics. Develops custom design solutions with unique features.

Certifications: OSHA 30 certified 
About:  Resides in Texas

Leisure:  Alternative and renewable energy development
Experience: Teresa spent the last 21-years in sales and business development with a focus on project management and contracting for a nationwide firm. Prior to that, she managed a $20M operating budget at Harbor - UCLA Medical Center's Dept. of Medicine. She is a co-founder of an Internet startup that went public; whose business model was interactive marketing via game experiences. Teresa supports a multi-disciplinary sales strategy for continued growth in the sports padding industry.
Leisure: Huge sports fan! 

Personal: Resides in Southern California
  • LinkedIn | Teresa Torre | SportsVenuePadding.com
Rodger Sharer
Director of Graphic Design
email: rodger@svpadding.com
Office Phone: 877-599-6855, x15

Experience: Over 22-years of experience in graphic design and project team leadership. Rodger possesses an imaginative flair in visual arts, working knowledge of the latest computer design technology, and an understanding of material costs and production schedules. He specializes in producing visual solutions and conceptual designs that meet the communication needs of SVP clients.


Education:  B.A. Graphic Design, CA State University Fullerton

Leisure: Marathons


About: Resides in Southern California

As the Technical Expert to ASTM (American Society of Testing Materials), we help define what materials and foam densities best serve an athlete making contact with field padding while on the move.


Indoor & Outdoor Field Padding & Mats | Manufacturer, Graphic Printer, Installer of Protective Padding for Sports Facilities & Fields

Indoor & Outdoor Field Padding & Mats | Manufacturer, Graphic Printer, Installer of Protective Padding for all Sports Facilities & Activities